SCHOOL ADMISSION APPEALS
Despite the current uncertainty as a result of the impact of the outbreak of Coronavirus, please ensure that you lodge your Notice of Appeal (by email if at all possible) by the deadline date of 21 May. Please contact Alex Benoy, the Diocese of Peterborough Education Team Administrator on email@example.com for further details.
Applications for places at our school
Thank you for considering applying for a place at St James CE Primary School.
All applications for places at this school should be made through Northamptonshire County Council using the online link below. If at any stage there are more applications than places available, the current Admission Policy explains oversubscription criteria. If you wish to apply under the faith criteria of the Admission Policy, please use the form SIF/A which is located with the Admissions Policy by following the link.
Reception Admissions Sept 2020
Reception 2020 applications must be made by 5pm on 15th January 2020. Parents will be notified of their allocated school on 16th April 2020
Please complete an application for admission to Reception in 2020 by accessing the following link.
If you need any help with your application, please contact the school office.
Late applications, after the deadline on 15th January, will be considered in subsequent rounds of allocation on 11th May 2020, 12th June 2020 and 26th June 2020.
Applications made after 26th June 2020 will be processed according to the standard in-year policy from the end of July 2020.
Timetable for appeals – September 2020 applications
Following the National Offer Day on 16 April 2020, the deadline for lodging an on-time appeal is by 9am on 21st May 2020.
The Appeal Clerk will send notification of the hearing (Venue, Date and Time) and the Statement of Case to the Appellants by 5 June 2020.
On-time appeals will be heard by 30 June 2020.
Proposed appeal hearing dates are between Thursday 25 June and Tuesday 30 June 2020 (inclusive).
Decision letters will be sent within 5 working days of the appeal hearing, subject to any unforeseen circumstances.
Late co-ordinated appeals will be heard alongside on-time appeals wherever possible. Every effort will be made to hear late appeals before the end of the school year, but if this is not possible, they will be convened at the earliest possible time in the new school year. Appeals are not convened during school holidays.
Use the following link to make your appeal:
Applications for places at our nursery
Thank you for considering applying for a place in the Nursery at St James CE Primary School.
All applications for places in our Nursery should be made on the attached form. Please apply during the term when your child becomes three years old. If at any stage there are more applications than places available, the current Admission Policy explains the oversubscription criteria. If you wish to apply under the faith criteria of the Admission Policy, please use the form SIF/A in the Admissions Policy section.
If you have a query about the application process for a nursery place, please contact the School Office.